Gene Symbol: BZIP28
Description: Basic-leucine zipper (bZIP) transcription factor family protein
Alias: Basic-leucine zipper (bZIP) transcription factor family protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Tajima H, Iwata Y, Iwano M, Takayama S, Koizumi N. Identification of an Arabidopsis transmembrane bZIP transcription factor involved in the endoplasmic reticulum stress response. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008;374:242-7 pubmed publisher
  2. Liu J, Srivastava R, Che P, Howell S. An endoplasmic reticulum stress response in Arabidopsis is mediated by proteolytic processing and nuclear relocation of a membrane-associated transcription factor, bZIP28. Plant Cell. 2007;19:4111-9 pubmed
    ..One of these factors, bZIP28, an ER-resident transcription factor, is activated in response to treatment by tunicamycin (TM), an agent that ..
  3. Gao H, Brandizzi F, Benning C, Larkin R. A membrane-tethered transcription factor defines a branch of the heat stress response in Arabidopsis thaliana. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008;105:16398-403 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we show that bZIP28, a gene encoding a putative membrane-tethered transcription factor, is up-regulated in response to heat and that a ..
  4. Liu J, Howell S. bZIP28 and NF-Y transcription factors are activated by ER stress and assemble into a transcriptional complex to regulate stress response genes in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2010;22:782-96 pubmed publisher
    ..of genes dependent on the membrane-associated basic domain/leucine zipper (bZIP) transcription factor, bZIP28. Among the stress-activated genes, a consensus promoter sequence corresponding to the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) ..
  5. Sun L, Lu S, Zhang S, Zhou S, Sun L, Liu J. The lumen-facing domain is important for the biological function and organelle-to-organelle movement of bZIP28 during ER stress in Arabidopsis. Mol Plant. 2013;6:1605-15 pubmed publisher
    The membrane-associated transcription factor, bZIP28, is relocated from the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) to the Golgi and proteolytically released from the membrane mediated by two proteases, S1P and S2P, in response to ER stress in ..
  6. Srivastava R, Deng Y, Shah S, Rao A, Howell S. BINDING PROTEIN is a master regulator of the endoplasmic reticulum stress sensor/transducer bZIP28 in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2013;25:1416-29 pubmed publisher
    ..reticulum (ER) lumen, and this study shows that BiP binds to the C-terminal tail of the stress sensor/transducer bZIP28, a membrane-associated transcription factor, retaining it in the ER under unstressed conditions...
  7. Srivastava R, Chen Y, Deng Y, Brandizzi F, Howell S. Elements proximal to and within the transmembrane domain mediate the organelle-to-organelle movement of bZIP28 under ER stress conditions. Plant J. 2012;70:1033-42 pubmed publisher
    Arabidopsis bZIP28, an ER membrane-associated transcription factor, is activated in response to conditions that induce ER stress-adverse environmental conditions or exposure to ER stress agents such as tunicamycin and dithiothreitol...
  8. Song Z, Sun L, Lu S, Tian Y, Ding Y, Liu J. Transcription factor interaction with COMPASS-like complex regulates histone H3K4 trimethylation for specific gene expression in plants. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015;112:2900-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Gene profiling analysis reveals that membrane-associated basic leucine zipper (bZIP) transcription factors bZIP28 and bZIP60 regulate most of the ER stress responsive genes...
  9. Sun L, Yang Z, Song Z, Wang M, Sun L, Lu S, et al. The plant-specific transcription factor gene NAC103 is induced by bZIP60 through a new cis-regulatory element to modulate the unfolded protein response in Arabidopsis. Plant J. 2013;76:274-86 pubmed publisher
    ..Previously bZIP28 and bZIP60 have been identified as important UPR regulators for mitigating the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress ..